How we collect your Information
Providing us with any Personally Identifiable Information is not required to visit or browse our website and is only collected when you voluntarily submit it. However, withholding requested information will limit the services we offer you. This may include “Personally Identifiable Information” including, but not limited to, your name, street address, e-mail address and phone number.
Like many websites, we also collect Non-Personal Information such as IP (internet protocol) addresses, browser types, the name of your ISP (internet service provider), prior site information, pages visited, the order you visited them in and the amount of time spent on each one.
How we use your Information
hgtvhacks.com does not sell or rent your Personally Identifiable Information. hgtvhacks.com may disclose your Personally Identifiable Information as necessary to comply with the law, legal subpoena or other litigation process and to those within our organization with a business need to know. All employees of hgtvhacks.com and its affiliates, agents, directors, employees, licensors, officers, providers or suppliers are required to maintain the confidentiality of information entrusted to them unless disclosure is duly authorized or is required by law.
Additionally, hgtvhacks.com may disclose data and statistics in order to quantify website performance to potential advertisers, partners and other third parties as part of any acquisition, merger or sale of hgtvhacks.com’s parent company Efficient Living, Inc. as a franchise, license or as a whole.
hgtvhacks.com does not knowingly solicit or collect Personally Identifiable Information about minors under the age of 16 as Good Investments is committed to protecting the privacy of minors. hgtvhacks.com is not designed for or directed to minors and if we become aware that a minor under the age of 16 has provided Personally Identifiable Information to us, we will delete the information from our records upon this discovery or notification of same. If you become aware of any Personally Identifiable Information we collected from minors under the age of 16, please contact us immediately.
hgtvhacks.com contains links to other websites. As we have no direct control over the content, security and privacy practices of linked websites, we cannot be responsible for your web browsing experience there.
Protecting your information
hgtvhacks.com and our third party service providers take numerous steps to secure your Personally Identifiable Information by using industry-standard techniques such as Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology.
hgtvhacks.com’s servers are located in a controlled, secured environment, protected from unauthorized access by integrated physical, electronic and managerial procedures.
Although we exercise great care to protect your Personally Identifiable Information, you should be aware that no technology is perfect and that there is always some risk involved in transferring data over the Internet, particularly if you send information to us through an unsecured means, such as e-mail. Using mobile devices to communicate Personally Identifiable Information is discouraged.
“Phishing” is a scam designed to steal your personal information. If you receive an e-mail that looks like it is from us asking you for your Personally Identifiable Information, do not respond as hgtvhacks.com will never request your password, user name, credit card information or other Personally Identifiable Information through e-mail. Please refer to our Fraud advisories placed elsewhere on this site.
Not all information needed in a Real Estate transaction is collected on the internet. Hard copy documents containing Personally Identifiable Information are stored in a physically secure location and are retained in accordance with the requirements of local, state and federal law and hgtvhacks.com’s internal policies. At such time as documents containing Personally Identifiable Information can be disposed of, such disposal is accomplished in a manner that protects the confidentiality of the Personally Identifiable Information.
If your Personal Information changes or if you no longer wish to use hgtvhacks.com, you may correct your information or delete your profile on the website by emailing us directly.